Thematic Bible: Protection of


Thematic Bible





For the eyes of Yahweh roam throughout the earth to show Himself strong for those whose hearts are completely His. You have been foolish in this matter. Therefore, you will have wars from now on.”



Jerusalem—the mountains surround her.
And the Lord surrounds His people,
both now and forever.



We set out from the Ahava River on the twelfth day of the first month to go to Jerusalem. We were strengthened by our God, and He protected us from the power of the enemy and from ambush along the way.


Then Elisha prayed, “Lord, please open his eyes and let him see.” So the Lord opened the servant’s eyes. He looked and saw that the mountain was covered with horses and chariots of fire all around Elisha.

When they set out, a terror from God came over the cities around them, and they did not pursue Jacob’s sons.

It came between the Egyptian and Israelite forces. The cloud was there in the darkness, yet it lit up the night. So neither group came near the other all night long.

“Don’t harm the earth or the sea or the trees until we seal the slaves of our God on their foreheads.”


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